Category: Academia

The worst kind of violence

In the last week or so, I’ve come across two largely unrelated news items that have gotten me thinking. I suspect they are not unique, nor are the they sort of headline that typically gets everyone talking. But I can’t help but think these are terrifically important, both in their own right, and as a

Procrastination has a deity; who knew?

We all decry the practice to our students, but I suspect that none of us are immune to it. Be it articles, conference presentations, or syllabi, we’ve all done homage at the foot of this god’s altar! (I especially like his staff and orb; look closely!)